Buying

Ep 70: Best Pieces of Real Estate Advice

We all turn to friends and family for advice when it comes to buying and selling a home. It’s one of the biggest life events we’ll experience so it’s important to get it right. Today we’ll find out what advice real estate veteran Colleen has given and received through the years that she would pass along to you.

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Ep 66: Emerging Behaviors During Pandemic

How is the pandemic changing the way buyers and sellers are behaving? A recent study found seven different trends emerging due to COVID-19 and they could impact real estate over the long-term. Let’s find out whether Colleen agrees with each of these behaviors and how they’ll impact Oregon.

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Ep 63: Real Estate Fact or Fiction

When it comes to real estate, there are some common beliefs that you’ll often here but how many of these are actually accurate? Today we’ll play a game of real estate fact or fiction by presenting Colleen with seven different statements and she’ll tell us whether each one is true or false.

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Ep 60: Answering the Top Coronavirus Real Estate Questions

What are the top questions we’re hearing from people about buying and selling a home since the coronavirus pandemic began? We’ll bring them to Colleen to find out what she’s seeing across the market.

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Ep 59: A Homebuying Guide to the Salem Real Estate Market

If you’re looking for a home in Salem, you probably have questions about HOA fees, neighborhoods, commutes, trends and more. Our latest podcast covers it all.

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Ep 58: How Home Buying Process Has Changed During Coronavirus Crisis

On This Episode: Industries around the world have changed the way they do business because of coronavirus health concerns. The same can be said for real estate, where many pieces of the home buying process have gone remote or virtual, Let’s take a look at how things have changed over the past month. If you…

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Ep 57: Is the Coronavirus Impacting Real Estate?

So many people across the country are feeling the impact of the coronavirus outbreak from an emotional and financial aspect. But what has it done to the real estate market? Colleen will provide an update on Oregon real estate trends and what she’s seeing from buyers and sellers right now.

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Ep 56: Real Estate Trends for 2020 and the Decade Ahead

A recent survey turned up a number of interesting statistics regarding real estate and homeownership over the next decade. What do the numbers mean? And is there a buying opportunity on the horizon?

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Ep 55: Top Real Estate Fears for Buyers & Sellers

Deciding to buy or sell a home can be one of the biggest decisions you’ll make in life and that brings a certain level of worry with it. It’s natural to have concerns during the process but a good real estate agent will guide you through those and help alleviate your concerns. Let’s look at the most common fears we hear from buyers and sellers and how to deal with them.

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Ep 54: Important Real Estate Terms

It’s time to expand that real estate vocabulary, as we teach you some common real estate terms that you should know.

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Ep 46: Buying With Kids – Some Common Regrets

If you’re thinking about buying a home in the near future and you have a couple of kids or two, take some time to think about the following regrets those who have come before you have experienced.

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Ep 37: Upgrades That Millennials Don’t Want

There are all sorts of studies out there about millennials and their preferences compared to previous generations. Let’s take a look at a study that examined which house upgrades millennials tend to dislike.

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Ep 29: Buyer Priorities

We’ll analyze a study of home buyers to see what priorities they usually have, and what priorities they should have when they are looking for a home.

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Ep 28: Ask Your Agent The Right Questions

We’ll go over some strategies for finding a real estate agent that fits your needs. Make sure that you are asking the right questions and looking for the right qualifications.

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Ep 27: Real Estate Mythbusting

There can be some conflicting statements out there in the real estate world. There can also be statements that are generally accepted as “true” even though they may not be. Let’s take a look at some common sayings and strategies and determine if they are legitimate or just a myth.

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Ep 26: Why So Stressful?

There are all kinds of surveys that put buying or selling a home as one of the most stressful life events you can experience. It shouldn’t be that way. Let’s look at some of the things you can do to make the process a more positive experience.

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Ep 25: Young Buyers Redefining Luxury

Millennials are making up a larger portion of luxury home buyers, but their desires and wants are a little different than the traditional luxury buyer. That’s changing the way builders are approaching the construction of high-end homes. Let’s discuss some of the changes that are starting to take place.

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